Palm Beach Atlantic University

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November 24, 2014

 

Career Development: Focusing on Your Future

factoidCareer Development recently launched PBA JobLink, a career services management system, offering high functionality for PBA students and alumni and for employers.

Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Office of Career Development is dedicated to assisting our students and alumni to live out their God-given calling.

Through exploring your interests and goals, as well as sharpening skills in decision-making and employment strategies, we’ll help you snag top internships and land jobs while you’re in school. Our staff engages students to help them through each step of the career development process.

*There are many opportunities for PBA students to find internships and even jobs close to campus, including at The Breakers, Palm Beach's grandest hotel.

 

 

Overview of Services

 
  Career Development can help you discover your occupational calling.
Career Development offers the following resources and services to aid students in pursuing their vocational path:
  • Self-assessment (exploring interests, skills, values and personality preferences as related to career choice).
  • Choosing a major.
  • Career counseling, both group and individual.
  • Identifying and securing internship and Workship opportunities.     
  • Exploring graduate school plans.
  • Career searching strategies.
  • Researching employers and occupations.
  • Reviewing resumes and cover letters.
  • Interviewing skills.
  • Networking and etiquette.

 

 

Students Who Have Used Our Services:

  •       Alumni Relations hosts speed networking events.
          A speed networking event in West Palm Beach, hosted in conjunction with PBA's Office of Alumni Relations.
    Discover career paths matching their strengths and preferences.
  • Designed quality and successful resumes.
  • Secured top internships.
  • Mastered the art of interviewing and networking.
  • Got hired!  

For we are God's workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do. Ephesians 2:10

 

 


Contact Us

Connect With Us

The Office of Career Development is located on the first floor of the Lassiter Student Center.

Address: 901 S. Olive Ave., West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Phone: (561) 803-2060; careerdevelopment@pba.edu.

                                                                                                  

901 S. Flagler Drive
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
888-GO-TO-PBA 888-468-6722